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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Sergeant
Service Years
1960 - 1968
MOS
12B40-Combat Engineer Platoon Sergeant
Home State
District Of Columbia
Sergeant



Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Other Explosive Device
Location
Hau Nghia (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Arlington National Cemetery - Arlington, Virginia
Wall Coordinates
63W 004
May 29, 1968
Service to 1968
US Army Engineer Command (Provisional) USARV
US Army Engineer Command (Provisional) USARV
Rank
Sergeant
MOS
12B40-Combat Engineer Platoon Sergeant
Comments
Comments Pending
Sergeant
1968 - 1968
20th Engineer Brigade
20th Engineer Brigade
Rank
Sergeant
MOS
12B40-Combat Engineer Platoon Sergeant
Comments
Comments Pending
Sergeant
1968 - 1968
79th Engineer Group
79th Engineer Group
Rank
Sergeant
MOS
12B40-Combat Engineer Platoon Sergeant
Comments
Comments Pending
Sergeant
1968 - 1968
D Company, 588th Engineer Battalion
D Company, 588th Engineer Battalion
Rank
Sergeant
MOS
12B40-Combat Engineer Platoon Sergeant
Comments
Comments Pending
Sergeant
1968 - 1968
Purple Heart
Criteria
The Purple Heart may be awarded to any member of the Armed Forces of the United States who, while serving under competent authority in any capacity with one of the Armed Forces, has been wounded, kill... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1968
Valorous Unit Award
Criteria
The Valorous Unit Award may be awarded to units of the Armed Forces of the United States for extraordinary heroism in action against an armed enemy of the United States; while engaged in military oper... More
Description
Awarded 20 July 1970 by GO 39, Dept of Army, for various units including the 588th engineer Battalion and its attached units for the period 18 November 1967 through 23
February 1968 as announced in US... 
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1968
National Defense Service Medal (2001-Present))
Criteria
The National Defense Service Medal is awarded for honorable active service as a member of the Armed Forces during the Korean War, Vietnam War, the war against Iraq in the Persian Gulf, and for service... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1968
Vietnam Service Medal
Criteria
The Vietnam Service Medal was awarded to members of the Armed Forces of the United States who served at any time between July 4, 1965, and March 28, 1973, in Vietnam or its contiguous waters or airspa... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1968
Vietnam Service Medal
Criteria
The Vietnam Service Medal was awarded to members of the Armed Forces of the United States who served at any time between July 4, 1965, and March 28, 1973, in Vietnam or its contiguous waters or airspa... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1968
Vietnam Gallantry Cross Unit Citation
Criteria
The Republic of Vietnam Meritorious Unit Citation (Gallantry Cross Colors) was authorized to be worn by units individually cited for service in military operations in support of the government of Sout... More
Description
Description Pending
1968
Vietnam Civil Actions Unit Citation
Criteria
The unit citation of the Republic of Vietnam Civil Actions Medal was awarded certain units by the Vietnamese government for meritorious service during the period 1 March 1961 to 28 March 1974.
Description
Description Pending
1968
Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal
Criteria
This medal is awarded to members of the Armed Forces of the United States who: 1. Served for 6 months in South Vietnam during the period 1 Mar 61 and 28 Mar 73; or 2. Served outside the geographical l... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1968
Vietnam War/Tet Counteroffensive Campaign (1968)
Description
This campaign was from 30 January to 1 April 1968. On 29 January 1968 the Allies began the Tet-lunar new year expecting the usual 36-hour peaceful holiday truce. Because of the threat of a large-scale... More
1968 - 1968
Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase IV Campaign (1968)
Description
This campaign was from 2 April to 30 June 1968. During this period friendly forces conducted a number of battalion-size attritional operations against the enemy.

Operations PEGASUS-Lam Son 207 reliev
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1968 - 1968
Service from 1960

 
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